Machining and CNC

Machining and CNC

CGTech VERICUT CNC Simulation

VERICUT helps Pentaxia face the challenges of the composites industry

Retiring from a high-pressure role in the rail industry, Stephen Ollier and his wife planned on buying a holiday home in France. Instead they...
Hurco

Near-record sales for Hurco in 2016 and a good start to 2017

At its busy open house in High Wycombe during December 2016 and in the immediate aftermath, Hurco Europe took orders for 12 vertical machining...
Sumitomo

Sumitomo extends high performance milling grades with launch of RDMT button-style inserts

Five different grades of RDMT button-style indexable milling inserts for carbon, alloy and stainless steels as well as cast iron are added to the...
AES Precision Engineering

Lathe takes over production of prismatic parts from machining centres

One-hit turn-milling halves cycle time and eliminates inter-machine handling Looking at the cuboid aluminium components produced for medical diagnostic equipment by subcontractor AES Precision Engineering,...
NCMT

Cost of manufacture reduced by 30% with multifunction turning centre

Lathe purchased with in-cycle hobbing package In June 2016, contract machining firm Norjon Precision Engineering upgraded its multi-tasking, turn-milling capacity with the addition of a...
Paul Horn HQ

Horn expands production and administration facilities

Tübingen-based Paul Horn GmbH ended 2016 by moving into two new buildings for production and administration, doubling the German precision tool company’s manufacturing capacity....
NCMT

Mouldmaker chooses bridge-type machining centre with temperature compensation

Last autumn (2016), when precision mould manufacturer and injection moulding specialist BM Injection was looking to replace an ageing, 3-axis, vertical-spindle machining centre of C-frame...
DMG MORI

CNC sliding-head multi-spindle autos launched at EMO 2017

DMG MORI has combined the speed of multi-spindle automatic turn-milling with the versatility of sliding-headstock (Swiss-type) technology to launch two new machines with up...
Lightweight MTB

Bicycle Milled From Solid Stock

With its mountain bike frame milled from solid stock, North Bucks Machining Ltd, based in Milton Keynes, UK, has created a new reference workpiece...
Geo Kingsbury

Geo Kingsbury wins Haas grinding machine agency

Grinding machines manufactured in Germany by Haas Schleifmaschinen GmbH are now being sold and serviced in the UK and Ireland by Gosport-based Geo Kingsbury...